Rahul Gandhi to arrive in Singapore on March 8

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will interact with the Indian diaspora in Singapore after his sojourn in the US and Middle East. The highly...


Visitor arrivals to Singapore rose to 17.4 million, with highest growth rate from India

Both tourism receipts and visitor arrivals for 2017 attained record highs for the second year running.


Jet Airways to start second daily flight between Singapore and Bengaluru from March 15

Catering to the growing demand of travellers, Jet Airways has announced the launch of their second daily flight from Singapore to Bengaluru...

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat to deliver Singapore budget on February 19

The Singapore Budget statement will be presented in the Parliament at 3.30pm on February 19 by Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat,...


Singapore’s exports up by 13 per cent in January

Non-oil domestic exports (NODX) in Singapore jumped by 13 per cent year-on-year in January, revealed the latest statistics revealed by trade...


PM Lee emphasises on creation of brighter future for young Singaporeans and caring of elderly people

The creation of a brighter future for young Singaporeans and the empowerment of the people in their silver years were among the issues...


Autonomous uni graduates earn 28 percent higher starting wages than private school peers

The highest gap is seen among humanities majors.

Singapore Airlines offers free Wi-Fi to passengers in premium class and PPS club members

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be offering free Wi-Fi to passengers who travel in its first and business class, as well as its Suites cabin.


LTA to take over all rail operating assets in April

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be taking over all rail operating assets from April 2018.


Former US President Barack Obama to speak in Singapore on March 19

Former US President Barack Obama is in Singapore on March 19 to speak at a private event which is being organised by the Bank of Singapore.


Singapore second most expensive Asian city for romance: ECA

Hong Kong has proven to be the most expensive Asian city for romance, with a date costing USD195. Singapore follows closely after Hong Kong...


NETS Singapore cites "inadvertent human error" as cause of hour-long disruption on Feb 2

NETS Singapore has cited "inadvertent human error" during a system maintenance as the reason for an hour-long service outage on Feb 2.


Commuter satisfaction with public transport dropped 1.9 percent in 2017

Commuters’ satisfaction with public transport decreased from 96.4 percent in 2016 to 94.5 percent in 2017 due to a dip in satisfaction...


Singapore's economy grew 3.6 percent in 2017, MTI expects 2018 growth to be moderate but firm

Singapore economy's grew by 3.6 per cent in 2017, compared to the 2.6 percent growth the year before.

MAS proposes guidelines to protect consumers using e-payments

To secure the interests of consumers and small businesses of Singapore dealing in electronic payments (e-payments), Monetary Authority of...


IN PICS: Chinese New Year in Singapore's Chinatown

Connected to India brings you some of the colourful candies seen along the streets last weekend ;)


Singapore lawyers should help in shaping international law: Indranee

“We need Singapore lawyers to step up to help shape international law,” said Senior Minister of State for Finance and Law of Singapore...


CAAS and NTU extend collaboration in air traffic management research for another five years

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have extended their...


Singtel now offers Apple Watch Series 3

Singtel has begun offering Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular).


Changi Airport Terminal 4 handled more than 1.6m passengers and over 9,400 flights since opening

The new Terminal 4 (T4) of Changi Airport has handled more than 1.6 million passengers and over 9,400 flights since its operational opening...


Police clarifies on dispute over Thaipusam music in online viral video

In a Facebook post on Wednesday night, Feb 7, Singapore Police Force issued a clarification on a dispute over a kavadi procession during...


One-north designated as Singapore's first drone estate

one-north has been designated as Singapore's first drone estate to facilitate the trial of innovative UAS (unmanned aircraft systems)...


Job vacancies filled up more quickly in 2017, but non-PMET positions harder to fill than PMET ones

Job vacancies were filled more quickly in 2017 compared to the year before, but non-PMET positions remained harder to fill than PMET ones.


NUS ranked Asia's best for the third year running in Times Higher Education rankings

For the third year running, National University of Singapore (NUS) has been recognised as Asia’s top university in the 2018 edition of the...


Experience the new Jewel Changi Airport at the Singapore Airshow 2018

Scheduled to open in 2019, Jewel is seamlessly connected to Terminal 1’s Arrival Hall and will be linked to Terminals 2 and 3 via...


‘Most optimal way’ of funding will be utilised for construction of Changi T5: Indranee

Construction of Terminal 5 at Changi Airport will be done via the most optimal way of funding, said Senior Minister of State for Finance...

Heavy traffic expected at Tuas and Woodlands checkpoints over CNY: ICA

Outgoing traffic through Tuas and Woodlands checkpoints are expected to build up in the week leading to the Lunar New Year, from Saturday...


No strong case to ban cryptocurrency trading in Singapore: DPM Shanmugaratnam

There is as yet no strong case to ban the trading of digital currencies such as Bitcoin in Singapore, said deputy Prime Minister Tharman...


Singapore to amend law on criminal breach of trust following CHC ruling: Shanmugam

Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said that it is “common sense” that officers holding a higher position in an organisation...